Born in Germany, José begins at the age of 7 with a musical education playing the clarinet. At the age of 9 he travels with a youth orchestra, performing on stages all over Germany
At the age of 12 he learns to play the guitar self-taught. He performs in various youth bands, also as a percussionist and singer. At 16 he plays the drums and at 22 the keyboard.
At the end of the 90' years, José leaves the stages after more than 25 years to dedicate himself exclusively to his solo projects.
He gets in contact with record labels and multimedia companies, selling among other songs in 2003 the song "Riddle of my heart" (Spanish version: Por qué te vas) to UT Records in Switzerland, which performed by Anahi Kaufmann reaches the top of the independent music internet radio charts in Switzerland for months.
That same year he begins to present his songs on different platforms for independent musicians officially using his artist name, JMOYA, composing for and with musicians who today have released their own albums and perform live.
His songs and various projects can be heard on popular music streaming platforms, as well as on independent internet radio stations in the UK, USA, Canada and Australia.